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Haloarcula sp. (ATCC® 33799)

Strain Designations: BJGN-2  /  Type Strain: no  /  Biosafety Level: 1

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Deposited As Haloarcola californiae
Strain Designations BJGN-2
Salt brine, Baja California, Mexico
Biosafety Level 1

Biosafety classification is based on U.S. Public Health Service Guidelines, it is the responsibility of the customer to ensure that their facilities comply with biosafety regulations for their own country.

Product Format freeze-dried
Preceptrol® no
Type Strain no
Flat and box-shaped
Medium ATCC® Medium 1230: Haloarcola medium
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 37.0°C
Name of Depositor W Stoeckenius
Chain of Custody
ATCC <<--W Stoeckenius<<--B. Javor
Salt brine, Baja California, Mexico

Torreblanca M, et al. Classification of non-alkaliphilic halobacteria based on numerical taxonomy and polar lipid composition, and description of Haloarcula gen. nov. and Haloferax gen. nov.. Syst. Appl. Microbiol. 8: 89-99, 1986.

Javor B, et al. Box-shaped halophilic bacteria. J. Bacteriol. 151: 1532-1542, 1982. PubMed: 6286602

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  • Customers located in the state of Hawaii will need to contact the Hawaii Department of Agriculture to determine if an Import Permit is required. A copy of the permit or documentation that a permit is not required must be sent to ATCC in advance of shipment.
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